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I can manage a prose format as long as I keep closer to Laurence Sterne than to Henry James.
In researching 'The Luminaries,' I did read quite a lot of 20th-century crime. My favourites out of that were James M. Cain, Dassiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler and Graham Greene and Patricia Highsmith.
I remember singing around the house to records that were playing. All kinds of music. And the great James Cleveland was often in our house, and I grew up with his sound as well.
I love Sly Stone and James Brown and Stevie Wonder, and I want my music to reflect some of that.
You do a James Bond film, you're being part of an anachronism, a tradition.
For me, it's all about The Dubliners by James Joyce. I love The Dead.
If California ever developed a vineyard rating system, Saxum's James Berry Vineyard would be classified as one of the best.
Robert M. Parker, Jr.
I'm drawn to women who live in a world different from my own. I don't believe you have to marry someone from your own backyard. James Joyce married a woman who never read any of his books.
Between the time I was 16 until I was about 20, the books I read were by people like Thomas Mann, James Baldwin, Thom Gunn, Elizabeth Bishop. All gay, of course, although I swear I didn't know that at the time. Yet all of them, it turned out, had had a parent who died during their childhood. Sexuality is nothing compared to that.
James Cameron has always been way ahead of the curve in terms of the use of technology in his movies.
The only club I have ever belonged to is the James Bond fan club. Member since 1979.
And it's impossible for me to read Henry James.
At last, in 1611, was made, under the auspices of King James, the famous King James version; and this is the great literary monument of the English language.
I am at my core a singer/songwriter a la James Taylor or a la Billy Joel. It's not that I don't want to work with people, but I do just love doing my own thing.
I mostly gave away what I had from the James Bond movie.
James Van Der Beek and I go way back. We were in the movie 'Angus' together in 1994 or 1995, so I've known him for a million years.
James Woods is great. I actually did a movie with James Woods in 2000: 'John Q.'
Anybody can call me Jamie, and you have to watch it when you call me James. Then there's going to be a problem.
But James Gandolfini and Edie Falco, they did such great work, especially in the last show.
James Finch has always had pretty stout cars for the restrictor-plate races and I know we'll be very competitive at Daytona.
James Finch is exactly what I'm looking for, as far as getting back into the race car to have fun.
It was really important in my relationship with James Caan that I understood the relationship between the family and the father.
James Brown was one of the first artists who found four bars that he liked and played them the entire way through, and then he just added to it vocally.
Brian Austin Green
I write longer sentences than most of the others, maybe because I probably like Henry James more than they do.
I had a novel in the back of my mind when I won an Ian St James story competition in 1993. At the award ceremony an agent asked me if I was writing a novel. I showed her four or five chapters of what would become 'Behind the Scenes at the Museum' and to my surprise she auctioned them off.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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